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Learn about Grant Types in Laravel Passport

OAuth2 is a security framework that controls access to protected areas of an application, and it’s mainly used to control how different clients consume an API ensuring they have the proper permissions to access the requested resources.

Laravel Passport is a full OAuth2 server implementation; it was built to make it easy to apply authentication over an API for laravel-based web applications.

In this post I wrote for Laravel News I explained the different grant types supported by Laravel Passport:

https://laravel-news.com/2016/08/passport-grant-types/